Appalachian Trail Shelters
36.58094 -81.90188
36° 34.856'N 81° 54.113'W
36° 34' 51.4"N 81° 54' 6.8"W
17S 419314E 4048765N
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Abingdon Gap Shelter   

Waypoint: AbingdonG 36.58094,-81.90188
County/State: Johnson TN
Elevation: 3785' or USGS elevation
459.9 miles from Springer and 1731 miles to Katahdin
next shelter south ↓ 8.3 miles. next shelter north ↑ 10.2 miles. all shelters
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These maps, coordinates, and waypoint files are based on recent (2009) Appalachian Trail waypoints. You can often find more information on a particular shelter by visiting the AT groups that maintains that section of trail. For trail mileages between shelters go back to our list of shelters. has the latest trail conditions, maps, and trail guides.

Additional information:

Type: Shelter    Capacity: 5 Fee: No
Near AT: Yes    Accuracy: GPS    Information: None
USFS Land: Yes    Maintained by: Tennessee Eastman Hiking and Canoeing Club

Notes: "Spring located in hollow 275 yds behind shelter on blue blazed trail--gb, 50"
Δ elevation profile to next shelter north, cumulative climb/descent (data provenance)

see TEHCC shelter info. Also emergency shelter at McQueens Knob and topo


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